Judges 5:12-23 NIV

12 'Wake up,1 wake up, Deborah!2 Wake up, wake up, break out in song! Arise, O Barak!3 Take captive your captives,4 O son of Abinoam.'

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13 "Then the men who were left came down to the nobles; the people of the LORD came to me with the mighty.
14 Some came from Ephraim,5 whose roots were in Amalek;6 Benjamin7 was with the people who followed you. From Makir8 captains came down, from Zebulun those who bear a commander's staff.

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15 The princes of Issachar9 were with Deborah;10 yes, Issachar was with Barak,11 rushing after him into the valley. In the districts of Reuben there was much searching of heart.

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16 Why did you stay among the campfiresa12 to hear the whistling for the flocks?13 In the districts of Reuben there was much searching of heart.

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    • g 5:16 - Or "saddlebags"
      17 Gilead14 stayed beyond the Jordan. And Dan, why did he linger by the ships? Asher15 remained on the coast16 and stayed in his coves.

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      18 The people of Zebulun17 risked their very lives; so did Naphtali18 on the heights of the field.19

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      19 "Kings came20, they fought; the kings of Canaan fought at Taanach by the waters of Megiddo,21 but they carried off no silver, no plunder.22

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      20 From the heavens23 the stars fought, from their courses they fought against Sisera.

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      21 The river Kishon24 swept them away, the age-old river, the river Kishon. March on, my soul; be strong!25

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      22 Then thundered the horses' hoofs-- galloping, galloping go his mighty steeds.26

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      23 'Curse Meroz,' said the angel of the LORD. 'Curse its people bitterly, because they did not come to help the LORD, to help the LORD against the mighty.'